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Hint TitleDateViewedCmnts
Create QuickTime slideshows using XML Wed Sep 18 2002 4,538 0
Find text in messages in mail.app Wed Dec 20 2000 4,537 0
Install Ethereal on Panther with Darwinports Mon Jun 28 2004 4,537 4
Removing custom Disk Image icons from copied apps Fri Feb 07 2003 4,536 18
10.6: Resume non-iTunes Videos in Front Row Fri Sep 11 2009 4,536 4
Find if an application is from the Mac App Store Tue Jul 31 2012 4,535 9
Use TypeStyler and Photoshop to improve Keynote Mon Jan 20 2003 4,535 1
iTunes full screen visuals and multiple monitors Thu Oct 30 2003 4,535 0
Automatic thumbnail images on iTools pages Mon Jul 08 2002 4,533 0
Easily duplicate emails in Mail.app Tue Jan 13 2004 4,532 6
A script to move and file the system logs Mon Jul 29 2002 4,529 4
10.4: An odd fix for a .Mac sync issue Mon May 16 2005 4,529 1
How to make OS X Beta print to a USB printer Tue Nov 07 2000 4,528 2
Export entire Entourage task list via BBEdit Mon May 19 2003 4,527 1
Fix the ugly small font in iTunes4 Tue Apr 29 2003 4,523 8
Create new tabs from dragged text in Safari 3 Fri Nov 30 2007 4,523 7
Use an OnMyCommand shortcut with CoralCache Mon Oct 11 2004 4,520 5
Make imported MP3s usable by iMovie Thu Feb 21 2002 4,519 0
10.8: Open a specific browser based on the URL Wed Aug 27 2014 4,519 9
Garage band 2.0 includes native support for MIDI Fri Feb 11 2005 4,518 1
Drag and drop links to set home page in Firefox Fri Jun 04 2004 4,517 1
10.5: Rename the dictionaries in Dictionary Mon Jan 07 2008 4,517 5
Speak the current URL ... with a twist Fri Jan 17 2003 4,516 6
Trim the list of entries in Safari's Downloads window Thu Oct 16 2003 4,516 3
Place images in Mail.app signatures Mon Dec 09 2002 4,513 10
Copying settings in iPhoto 5's Ken Burns effects Thu Feb 10 2005 4,513 1
10.4: Expand all Spotlight matches in a section Thu May 19 2005 4,513 1
Brighten the default blue in Terminal.app Tue Mar 26 2002 4,513 12
Run X11 and command line apps using open Mon Feb 23 2004 4,512 2
Second user-suggested poll posted... Wed Dec 06 2006 4,512 2
Make iChat remember your Group preferences Sun Nov 02 2003 4,511 2
10.5: Open Get Info from the Spotlight results list Fri Nov 16 2007 4,510 3
Open certain preference panes with quick shortcut Mon May 14 2012 4,509 3
Restore behavior in the InDesign polygon tool Tue May 31 2011 4,508 3
Mail.app Activity window Wed May 16 2001 4,508 2
A few final notes about Lion hints Mon Jul 11 2011 4,507 15
Watson - Web searching done right Mon Sep 09 2002 4,506 0
PR: XRay 1.0b6 released Sun Dec 02 2001 4,504 0
Fix a Backup issue possibly caused by read-only files Fri Oct 30 2009 4,504 3
Improved Exchange vCal support for Mail Mon Oct 20 2003 4,504 0
Control which email address is used by FileMaker Mon Aug 16 2004 4,503 1
Add iTunes 7 podcast subscriptions via OPML Mon Sep 25 2006 4,501 0
10.7: Throw windows while dragging Thu Sep 01 2011 4,499 5
Getting XDarwin running in 10.1 Tue Oct 02 2001 4,499 13
X Window installation tip Wed Aug 29 2001 4,498 25
Potential system lockup issues with Adpatec 39160 Fri Dec 06 2002 4,497 15
Allow OpenOffice database connections via Java Fri Jun 13 2003 4,497 3
Create and use secure tempfiles in scripts Tue Aug 03 2004 4,496 2
Fix a macosxhints/AmphetaDesk RSS glitch Tue Jun 29 2004 4,495 4
Radical fix for dead iMac center fan Tue Jun 04 2013 4,495 5
Aliases in mail.app messages Sat Apr 21 2001 4,495 0
Non-English folder names in the Home folder Mon Sep 02 2002 4,495 5
Adaptec 2903 SCSI card works in 10.2 Fri Sep 13 2002 4,492 2
Sound stopping in Classic Wed Dec 13 2000 4,491 1
Update on Tiger tips and the backlog... Thu May 19 2005 4,491 5
Check your browser's cache to recover drive space Wed Jan 16 2002 4,487 12
Zoom when Login window is visible Fri Mar 02 2012 4,485 0
View unrendered messages in Mail.app Wed Jul 17 2002 4,484 3
Temporarily override empty trash warning Mon Apr 01 2002 4,483 1
Use folder action scripts to relocate Safari downloads Sun Nov 02 2003 4,481 1
Deleted tmp symbolic link can cause PPP problems Mon Jan 20 2003 4,480 1
Remove Guest from AOL Client for Mac OS X Thu Mar 18 2004 4,479 7
Additional screensavers Wed Dec 13 2000 4,478 0
Slow-Motion Keynote slide thumbnail animation Tue Apr 05 2011 4,478 0
Create iCal events from emailed Exchange notifications Mon Oct 20 2003 4,476 3
MySQL 3.23.45 fixes shutdown problem Sun Nov 25 2001 4,476 4
Automatically copy Pocket PC work files on connect Mon Nov 15 2004 4,476 2
Run multiple iCal user spaces concurrently Wed Mar 29 2006 4,475 0
Workaround for circular dependencies in fink Sun Nov 02 2003 4,475 5
Go Back and Forward in iCal via a multi-button mouse Wed Jun 22 2005 4,474 1
Disable Go to Folder in Finder's Go menu Wed Sep 05 2012 4,473 4
Browser wars poll #11: Which web browser do you use most on OS X? Thu Mar 22 2012 4,472 23
Set the default print font for generic documents Fri Jan 31 2003 4,471 0
Recreate the OS 9 desktop folder Fri Feb 22 2002 4,471 4
Reclaiming some MORE space Sat Dec 02 2000 4,470 2
Copy VCDs to MPEG for portable viewing Mon Jun 24 2002 4,470 1
Fix the script menu icon Wed Mar 20 2002 4,469 0
Quick double-click trick for Windowshade X Mon Aug 21 2006 4,469 5
Enable OS X audio on older Macs Wed Dec 06 2000 4,468 0
Make the Finder remember your window prefs Wed Mar 28 2001 4,468 3
Hints return tomorrow... Mon Jan 15 2007 4,467 0
A possible fix for an iTunes purchase that won't download Tue Jun 13 2006 4,465 0
OmniWeb and the Verdana font Thu Aug 30 2001 4,465 2
Using GPGMail with DarwinPorts version of gnupg Wed Jun 16 2004 4,462 6
Buy multiple tracks via mixes at the iTunes store Wed Sep 08 2004 4,462 4
Show before and after edit views in iPhoto2 Tue Feb 11 2003 4,462 1
Use cursor location to set Movie Player full-screen choice Fri Jun 06 2003 4,462 4
Use Wiretap to created iTunes CDs with crossfades Mon Oct 06 2003 4,461 5
10.6: An Exposť feature in application switching Wed Jun 29 2011 4,461 4
New poll: Upgrade plans for 10.7. Thu Jun 16 2011 4,459 28
From now on, hints will be also be tweeted... Wed Jul 29 2009 4,459 7
Show all windows in DragThing's Window Dock Tue Aug 24 2004 4,459 0
Monitor your system's vital functions with iPulse Mon Nov 25 2002 4,454 9
Send iPhotos with any email application Tue Jun 04 2002 4,453 1
Install a quarantine for SpamAssassin Milter mail Thu Aug 26 2004 4,451 1
Workarounds for using iPhoto 05 on smaller screens Tue Feb 08 2005 4,449 2
Terminal directory navigation with the tab key Mon May 13 2002 4,449 4
iMovie and additional graphic cards Mon Aug 18 2008 4,449 2
April Fool's Day php Easter egg Mon Apr 01 2002 4,448 0
A fix for iTunes not importing an XML library file Tue Mar 28 2006 4,446 0